A good makeup setting spray is always required in order to wear makeup smoothly and accurately. Setting spray helps your make up to look absolutely smooth and flawless and helps your make up accompany you all throughout the day. If you search for makeup setting sprays, you would find many in the market but some sprays contain chemicals and preservatives. Setting sprays are really expensive when brought from a store. Why not make your own makeup setting spray at home that will be affordable as well as effective.
1 Making your own setting spray at home
In order to make your own setting spray at home you would need 3 teaspoon of pure vegetable glycerin that should always be kept in the fridge so that it stays fresh, 1 table spoon of rose water, Bottled distilled water, and a small spray bottle where the spray would be kept. Once the ingredients have all been collected, add 3 tsp of glycerin in the bottle of spray along with the rosewater. The rest of the bottle should be filled with water. Put on the cap and then shake the bottle well. Do you realize that your setting spray is now ready to use? It is so simple and so affordable as well!
The setting spray should always be kept in the fridge when not in use so that it is not infected by bacteria. Since the spray is made with natural ingredients, there is a chance that the spray gets damaged, if kept outside. Also be sure to keep the spray in a good clean bottle. The spray can be used for one whole month and you can make a new bottle of spray again. Don’t you think that this is a great way to save a great deal of money?
2 Making a setting spray with glycerin
Most of the setting sprays contain a good deal of glycerin. Glycerin is known to be one of the best hydrating agents that can be used on your skin for keeping your makeup intact. You can apply glycerin in your home made makeup setting spray along with plain water into a bottle in the ratio of 4:1 ratio and shake well. You can use this spray for about 3-4 times in a month for a great glowing look.
3 Makeup setting spray comprising of aloe Vera
Aloe Vera is known to cause wonders on skin. You can make an aloe Vera makeup spray at home with the help of pure and warm aloe Vera gel and distilled water in the ratio of 1:3.Pour the mixture in a spray bottle and then shake it well so that the mixture is properly dissolved. You can use these spray over your face once you are done wearing makeup and your make up will be sealed.
4 Make up spray with rose water
Rose water is known to be an excellent skin toner. It can also be used for keeping your makeup intact. You can prepare your own rose water at home with the help of boiling rose petals in hot distilled water. Rose water is also available in pharmacy stores. Mix rose water with glycerin and mix well and pour in bottle with little water. Spray it onto your make up when you are done and allow it to dry well.
5 Makeup setting spray with green tea and witch hazel
Makeup sprays can also be made with green tea as well as witch hazel. Witch hazel is known to have miraculous effects on the skin. The witch hazel’s extract needs to be taken and then blended with distilled water or fresh rose water. Pour it into the bottle and store it into the refrigerator for future use. Green tea is known to have rejuvenating effects on skin as well as on hair. Boil some organic green tea in distilled water and let it cool down well. Mix some Vitamin E oil into the mixture. You can use it after application of makeup or whenever you want to refreshen your face.Though your skin may feel a little dry after applying the spray, it would feel alright after some time. You can also put a few drops of argon oil in it.
Making your own makeup setting spray with natural ingrdients is the best way to save money and also to save your skin from the harch chemicals which present in the store- bought sprays.